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Hamburg to Bordeaux by train

It takes an average of 16h 2m to travel from Hamburg to Bordeaux by train, over a distance of around 766 miles (1234 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Hamburg to Bordeaux and tickets for this journey start from $81.49 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 11h 53m
PriceFrom $81.49
Distance766 miles (1234 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
Departure stationHamburg
Arrival stationBordeaux
Changes2 changes

Hamburg to Bordeaux train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hamburg to Bordeaux for Sunday May 16th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
17:40 Hamburg-Harburg11:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 273 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets18h 16m, 5 changes
00:10 Hamburg-Harburg12:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 1271 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets12h 46m, 2 changes
01:55 Hamburg-Harburg15:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 591 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets14h 1m, 2 changes
05:36 Hamburg-Harburg17:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 71 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets12h 20m, 2 changes
05:58 Hamburg-Harburg17:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 1125 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets11h 58m, 3 changes
07:41 Hamburg-Harburg19:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 73 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets12h 15m, 2 changes
08:14 Hamburg-Harburg19:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 1577 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets11h 42m, 3 changes
09:57 Hamburg-Harburg22:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 925 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets12h 59m, 3 changes
10:12 Hamburg-Harburg22:56 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 1579 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets12h 44m, 4 changes
13:40 Hamburg-Harburg08:48 Bordeaux St-JeanICE 79 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets19h 8m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Bordeaux

The price of train tickets from Hamburg to Bordeaux starts at $81.49 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Hamburg to Bordeaux by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Hamburg to Bordeaux

Want to know more about your journey from Hamburg to Bordeaux? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Hamburg to Bordeaux take?

The average journey time by train between Hamburg and Bordeaux is 16 hours and 2 minutes, with around 15 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Hamburg and Bordeaux by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Hamburg to Bordeaux is 11 hours and 53 minutes.

How much does the train from Hamburg to Bordeaux cost?

Train tickets from Hamburg to Bordeaux can start from as little as $81.49 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Hamburg to Bordeaux?

No, there are no direct train services from Hamburg to Bordeaux. Travelling from Hamburg to Bordeaux by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Hamburg to Bordeaux leave?

The first train from Hamburg to Bordeaux leaves at 00:42. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Hamburg to Bordeaux leave?

The last train from Hamburg to Bordeaux leaves at 21:46. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Hamburg and Bordeaux by train?

Trains travelling from Hamburg to Bordeaux cover a distance of around 766 miles (1234 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bordeaux to Hamburg.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Hamburg to Bordeaux for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/16/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 06/08/2021 for travel on 06/08/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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